Coast Guard endurance athlete raises money for clean water, one mile at a time
Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Katie Spotz recently ran 341 miles across the state of Ohio in 11 days. But she is not just running for her own fitness. To date, Spotz has raised over $300,000 for clean water initiatives and had an impact on 25,000 lives through her activism.
Soldiers, following in Patton’s bootsteps, will go for modern pentathlon gold at Olympics
America’s most famous modern pentathlete was Gen. George S. Patton, who participated in the sport as a junior officer during the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm. A pair of soldiers hope to bring modern pentathlon gold medals home to Colorado after this month’s Summer Olympics.